His surname is also recorded as Geraghty and Garrity. He first appears in the 1860 census for Hudson, Columbia, New York. Possible connection to Kilmeena, County Mayo, due to DNA matches to Geraghty family from that area. Moved to PA abt 1870 and died at Scranton, PA in 1868.
|Date of Birth||1835 (circa)||VIEW SOURCE|
|Date of Death||1st Mar 1868|
|Names of Children||Richard, Michael, John J, Mary, Margaret, Thomas Francis, Julia, and Catherine|
|Spouse (First Name/s and Maiden/Surname)||Mary Margaret Moore, b abt 1832 Ireland, d 8 Nov 1920, Jessup, Lackawanna, PA|